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Carnegie Library (now William Harmon Norton Geological Center)

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now William Harmon Norton Geological Center
1904–1905, Barlett and King. Cornell College campus, off W. 1st St.

This Beaux-Arts design centers attention on the entrance, set between two wide piers from which springs a central arch. Above the door is a porch with classical pediment embraced at the side by two dolphins.

Writing Credits

David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim


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David Gebhard and Gerald Mansheim, "Carnegie Library (now William Harmon Norton Geological Center)", [Mount Vernon, Iowa], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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